Zenith Chronomaster Elite HW



ICONEEK is proud to introduce here a superb , water-resistant, platinum gentleman’s chronometer wristwatch by Zenith: The Elite HW, Chronomaster.

Built in a round, 36 mm, solid platinum case, with stepped bezel and concave lugs, this mechanical, hand-wound (HW), wristwatch is officially certified chronometer by the COSC. Under the domed sapphire crystal, we find a superb guilloché silvered dial  with applied white gold Breguet numerals on an outer plain reserve, a subsidiary seconds dial, a power reserve indication at 2,  a date aperture between 4 and 5, white gold “feuille” hands.  The dial immediately impress by its overall quality and is perfectly balanced. Time reading is easy. With its Breguet numerals, it is a pleasure to look at. Under the plain snap-on platinum case back, is housed a Zenith caliber 655, rhodium-plated, with Côtes de Genève decoration, 31 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock-absorber, self-compensating flat balance-spring with micrometer regulator. This excellent timekeeper is also equipped with a hack feature. Dial, case and movement are signed.  The black leather strap is mounted on an 18K white gold Zenith buckle. The retail price in 2001 was approx. 6’900 Euros (10’000 chf).

A rare, mint condition, dress watch !

Condition: 9/10, complete, from the first owner

Brand: Zenith

Model: Elite HW, Chronometer

Year : 1999

Reference: 39 0240 655

Movement no.: 40947

Case no.:  2380

Material: platinum

Functions: power-reserve indication, date, hms

Dial: silvered with Breguet numerals

Movement: cal. 655, 31 jewels

Water-resistant: yes, 30m.

Diameter: 36 mm.  thickness 8.30  mm.

Accessories: fitted presentation box and outer packaging, hang tag, world service guarantee booklet, guarantee dated September 1999, COSC certificate

Ref. ICO: 99-16-023